Possibilities for Russian-US Nuclear Security Cooperation | Tejas Rao

By continuing to learn from each other’s experiences regarding nuclear terrorism and by addressing GICNT member states’ concerns and desired goals as a united team, the United States and Russia can advance the cooperation amongst themselves and internationally regarding the issue of combating nuclear terrorism. Continue reading Possibilities for Russian-US Nuclear Security Cooperation | Tejas Rao

Is There Illiberal Democracy? A Problem With No Semantic Solution | Jeffrey C. Isaac

The totalitarian regimes, in short, represented lethal, and morally and politically objectionable, efforts (mutations?) to institute a kind of anti-liberal, populistic democracy. They were hostile to liberal democracy—in part, in the name of an alternative conception of democracy. Continue reading Is There Illiberal Democracy? A Problem With No Semantic Solution | Jeffrey C. Isaac

Trump’s Climate Change Denial And Its Repercussions on India | Aditya Kashyap

Though lack of US technical and financial support may lead to short term hiccups, however, this  could be an opportunity for India, in particular, to drive technological and manufacturing advancements in green, energy-efficient technologies as the US raises the white flag. Continue reading Trump’s Climate Change Denial And Its Repercussions on India | Aditya Kashyap

Who’s Afraid Of The Post-factual | Emmanuel Alloa

At large, conspiracy theories are making a great comeback, with the rise of creationism, vaccine hostility or climate denial, and what is significant, is that this time, they wield the banner of emancipation from imposed narratives. No one has ever invoked as often the need for pluralism as the advocates of “alternative truth;” no one has ever called more vociferously for democratic freedom of speech than xenophobic isolationists. Continue reading Who’s Afraid Of The Post-factual | Emmanuel Alloa

Hindu Liberal or Conservative? Heartless or Brainless? | Sujoy Sur

An oversimplified  history of India is laid down, along with its major cultural practices and ideology being Hindu in ethos and a narrative is based around it. Anyone who disturbs this ethos becomes an invader. Anyone who supports this ethos becomes a hero. Continue reading Hindu Liberal or Conservative? Heartless or Brainless? | Sujoy Sur